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How To Maximize Your Fundraising Page's Features To Drive Donations

Posted by Audrey Tetzeli on December 19th, 2017

A fundraising resource for our peer-to-peer fundraisers. 

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December 2017 Heart of Nuba Update

Posted by OBS Team on December 15th, 2017

In October 2016, Operation Broken Silence launched the Heart of Nuba Campaign, an online fundraising movement focused on supporting Mother of Mercy Hospital in the war-torn Nuba Mountains of Sudan. This is a brief update about Dr. Tom, the hospital, and your progress so far. 

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Reaching Your Goal When Your Deadline Is Around The Corner

Posted by on April 25th, 2017

A brief overview of steps you can take to reach your fundraising goal before your deadline.

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How To Quickly Personalize Your Fundraising Page

Posted by on April 25th, 2017

Your online fundraising page is your most powerful fundraising tool. In this fundraising resource, we provide you with some tips to help you make your fundraising page an amazing experience for your donors!

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What To Do When People Commit To Giving But Don't

Posted by on April 24th, 2017

Sometimes fundraising doesn't go exactly as planned. Believe it or not, that's normal. Here's a few answers.

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What To Do When Team Members Aren't Fundraising

Posted by on April 22nd, 2017

One of the most common issues fundraising team leaders run into is having a handful of fundraisers who start fundraising pages and then don't fundraise. In this fundraising resource, we provide some guidance on how to best overcome this issue. 

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Why Is No One Giving When I Share My Page On Social Media?

Posted by on April 21st, 2017

When and how to use social media in your fundraising strategy.

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How To Start A Fundraising Team

Posted by on April 13th, 2017

Tired of fundraising by yourself? Here are some tips to help build up a team of fundraisers!

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Apply For A Professional Fundraising Video

Posted by on April 5th, 2017

You've probably seen some of our fundraisers with some amazing looking videos and incredible amounts of money raised. Here's how you can get the same thing. 

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How To Start A Matching Campaign

Posted by on April 3rd, 2017

One of the fastest ways to blow your fundraising goal out of the water is to match donations made to your campaign or find a donor to do it for you. Here's how it works.

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Fundraising From Year To Year

Posted by on April 3rd, 2017

If you fundraise for our lifesaving programs each year, here are some tips to build upon your previous successes and save you time. 

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Challenge: $30,000 Raised by March 1

Posted by OBS Team on February 14th, 2016

We need your help to make sure that we reach $30,000 raised on the #Storytellers Campaign by March 1! Here's how you can join. 

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5 Reasons To Join #Storytellers

Posted by OBS Team on January 17th, 2016

On January 5, 2016 we launched our big campaign of 2016: #Storytellers. Here's 5 reasons you should join it. 

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We Are #Storytellers

Posted by OBS Team on January 5th, 2016

In 2016, Operation Broken Silence will create it's fourth documentary film on Sudan. Our previous documentary films have introduced over 500,000 people to the crisis in Sudan and, more importantly, the amazing people living through it. Filmmaking and creative storytelling is at the heart of what we do and has played a major role in growing our movement for peace and justice in Sudan, as well as our on-the-ground programs.

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Back The Darfur Compromised Campaign

Posted by OBS Team on December 3rd, 2015

This play is a theatrical look back at the events that led to the Darfur Genocide, an interrogation of the inaction of the present, and a call to action regarding the future of Sudan. Featuring scenes right out of history, it will help teach those who are unfamiliar with the tragedy as well as reinvigorate those who know it all too well.

The makers of the Darfur Compromised are partnering with Operation Broken Silence to tour the play and raise money to fully fund one of our classrooms. You can help do both by contributing to the Indiegogo campaign today:

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How To Send A Donation E-Card

Posted by OBS Team on November 4th, 2015

Did you know that you can make a gift to our work and let a friend or family member know as well? You can! Introducing donation e-cards!

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Why Sudan Fundraising?

Posted by Mark Hackett on October 29th, 2015

We're pretty different from most other nonprofits that focus on Sudan. We have lots of good reasons to be. Here's a few. 

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You've Raised $250,000!

Posted by OBS Team on October 15th, 2015

Last night we crossed another big fundraising milestone thanks to your hard work!

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50% Off Eden's Run 5K Registration

Posted by OBS Team on September 6th, 2015

For a limited time we are offering 50% off of our annual 5K fundraising event's registration. Take advantage of this deal before it expires!

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Giving Is For Everyone

Posted by OBS Team on May 10th, 2015

We wanted to learn more about why our supporters believe giving is so powerful and why they chose us as the beneficiary of their generosity. Here's what they had to say. 

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Campaigns We Love: Chris Ward's Story

Posted by OBS Team on December 10th, 2014

Chris Ward is on a mission to raise $150,000 for our emergency relief efforts in the Nuba Mountaisn of Sudan. This is his story. 

Tags: Sudan, fundraising, Chris Ward, End Nuba Genocide
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Campaigns We Love: John Weiss and the Ithaca Community

Posted by Mark Hackett on December 10th, 2014

Professor John Weiss at Cornell University is inspiring his community to action. Check out the story. 

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